2021 Kia Seltos vs 2021 Hyundai Kona Compact SUV Comparison

2021 Kia Seltos vs 2021 Hyundai Kona Compact SUV Comparison

2021 Kia Seltos
2021 Hyundai Kona
2021 Seltos Base Model Comparison 2021 Kona
$21,990 Base Price MSRP* $20,400
2.0L 4-Cylinder Standard Engine 2.0L 4-Cylinder
147 Horsepower 147
132 Torque (lb-ft) 132
27/31/29 EPA MPG Estimates (City/Highway/Combined) 27/33/30
Intelligent Variable Transmission 6-speed automatic transmission
Standard Apple CarPlay® Integration Standard
8-Inch Display Touchscreen 7-Inch Display
Features On The Kia Seltos
Available Features
Features On The Hyundai Kona
  • All-Wheel Drive - with Torque Vectoring and Center Lock
  • Intelligent Variable Transmission (IVT)
  • 17-inch Alloy Wheels
  • Privacy Glass
  • 8.0-inch Touch-Screen Display w/ Rear Camera
  • Rear Camera with Dynamic Parking Guidance
  • Android Auto™ Smartphone Integration
  • Remote Keyless Entry
  • Dual-Level Cargo Floor
  • Six Airbags with Rollover Sensor
  • Electronic Stability Control
  • Traction Control System (TCS)
  • Tire-Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
  • Dual-level cargo floor
  • 7-inch color touchscreen display audio system (no CD player)
  • Android Auto™ & Apple CarPlay®
  • 1 amp USB data/charge jack
  • Rear View Monitor (RVM) with parking guidance
  • Manual air conditioning
  • Rear window defroster with timer
  • Tilt-and-telescopic steering wheel
  • Steering-wheel-mounted audio, Bluetooth® and cruise controls
  • 3.5-inch segment Multi-Information Display
  • Power windows with driver's auto-down
  • Power door locks
  • Remote keyless entry system

See How the 2021 Seltos Compares to the 2021 Kona

If you are in the market for a new compact SUV, you're probably thinking about the 2021 Kia Seltos or the 2021 Hyundai Kona. As you can see from the chart above, both vehicles are popular models thanks to their impressive list of standard features and performance capabilities. So, which one should you choose? While here at Kingdom Kia, we think the answer is clear -- the 2021 Seltos -- you might think we're biased. That's why we've put together the comparison chart above so you can see for yourself how the Kia outperforms its chief rival from Hyundai.

The sales team at our local Kia dealer knows the ins and outs of the full lineup of new Kia models and can tell you all about the new Seltos. We are excited to tour you through the trim lineup to help you find the model that meets all of your needs. When you're ready to upgrade to a new Kia, you can trade-in your used car for sale and apply the value to your vehicle. Many of our customers choose to save on their next new car this way.

When it comes to keeping you and your passengers safe behind the wheel, the 2021 Seltos boasts the Kia Drive Wise Driver Assist Technology. Notable highlights include automatic emergency braking technology, lane-keeping and departure technology, LED daytime running lights and LED taillights. On the new Hyundai Kona, drivers have dual front seat-mounted side-impact airbags, Lane Keeping Assist, and Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist.

Exterior Styling

To ensure you're riding in style through Jefferson City, Missouri, the 2021 Kia Seltos arrives with many attractive design elements. The 2021 Seltos gives you variable intermittent windshield wipers, rear privacy glass, body-color door handles and a black front grille. The new Kona comes with projector headlights, LED Daytime Running Lights, and automatic headlights.

Since exterior style is a matter of taste, we invite you to see the new Seltos in person and enjoy a test drive. We're a short drive away in Rolla, Missouri.

Financing the 2021 Kia Seltos

Now that you see how the new Kia Seltos pulls away from the competition, you'll want to decide if you should buy or lease. Our finance team can answer any questions you have about how buying compares to leasing and review what size down payment is best on a new car. To get started, you can get pre-approved for Kia financing and lease offers through our website.

Tour the New Kia Compact SUV Near Jefferson City, MO

You'll find that the 2021 Kia Seltos provides a quality interior, advanced features, efficient performance, and effortless style. Kingdom Kia of Rolla, Missouri, invites you to discover this versatile Kia SUV for sale at our new and used car lot. You can browse our current Kia collection of Seltos models right here on our website, then make your way over for a closer look.

We are eager to earn your business and be the local car dealership you and your family rely on for competitive lease specials, OEM auto parts for sale, and reliable auto repair. We hope to see you soon.

*All prices are Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). MSRP excludes destination and handling charges, tax, title, license, and options. Dealer sets actual price.

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